Distress Centre Calgary

ConnecTeen


Description
NOTE: COVID-19 UPDATE # OFFICE HAS BEEN CLOSED BUT ALL SERVICES ARE STILL OPEN VIA PHONE AND ONLINE. TELEPHONE CRISIS AND 211 SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE AS USUAL. Provides 24 hour teen support line.

Service offers:

  • 24 hour telephone support line
  • peer support with trained youth 
  • intake / access to free short-term crisis counselling 
  • daily online chat   
  • daily text messaging support  
Key Provider: trained volunteers supported by professional staff
Eligibility
No
Application Process
Service Access: Telephone Information Line, To access service:
  • call 24 hour helpline
  • text for phone chat support
  • visit website to access online chat 
  • e-mail for additional assistance
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-264-TEEN (8336) (24 Hour Crisis Line)
Text
587-333-2724
Web Site
https://calgaryconnecteen.com/
Email
ConnecTeen@distresscentre.com
Languages
Interpretation available upon request
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Front door is wheelchair accessible.Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
May 5, 2021
Address
999 8 Street SW
Calgary, AB, T2R 1J5
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